A mammoth tune from Mammút

Mammút – The Moon Will Never Turn On Me This is a fabulous tune from Iceland’s Mammút. It’s also the second single off their hotly anticipated new album Kinder Versions which will be released on 14th July via the always excellent Bella Union. Soundcloud 2017 Playlist 2017 Spotify Playlist

On the crest of a wave here’s Dangers of the Sea

Dangers of the Sea – You & I Okay so this reminds me of another group who were brilliant at writing seriously hooky and wonderful pop tunes. You & I is a wonderful pop tune and it’s by Dangers of the Sea.It’s out now on V2 records with an album – Our Place in History…

Party Fears Two

Party Fears – Rep We love it when artists get in touch with us at SWIT especially if they’re carrying tunes the calibre of this one from Party Fears. This is the 2nd single of their self titled debut album and it’s a cracker. To be honest you need to check out the whole album….

Acid Waves turn to raves

Acid Waves – Inferno Club Fast becoming one of SWIT’s house bands here’s another track from Mexico’s finest Acid Waves. They just so know how to write great tunes and up the ante once again with this wonderful guitar`dance crossover. If that’s not enough they completely ace the fade in/out at the end too. Love…

Polartropica – No-one can copy ya

Polartropica – Olympia Latest single from Polartropica called Olympia. Everything they release just makes me really happy. I bet if they released some doom metal it would make me really happy. Thankfully they haven’t. Another excellent pop single out now on Lolipop Records. Why aren’t they huge yet? Weekly Playlist Spotify Playlist

The goth of small things: Monsterheart

Monsterheart – Sleep This should be the song the field of poppies sings to Dorothy in The Wizard Of Oz. Gorgeous. New LP in the fall on Seayou Records of Vienna. WIT YouTube Playlist Week 25 SWIT Playlist 2017 SWIT Soundcloud Playlist 2017

SWIT SWEMIERE: The Cats Never Sleep – Hummus

Swiss quintet The Cats Never Sleep were formed in 2012. After a self-released EP in 2014 and two 7 inch vinyls on English record company Fruits De Mer, the Cats went to Kerwax Studios in November 2015 and put on tape their first full length record. Titled “Massage”, the album is a genuine ode to…

Não Não-Eu means a lot to me and you

Não Não-Eu – Chão Não Não-Eu are a trio from Belo Horizonte, Brazil made up of Pâmilla Vilas Boas (vocal, guitar, synths), Cláudio Valentin (bass, synts) and Thiago Carvalho (drums) and they’ve just released their self-titled debut on PWR Records. “Chão” is the lead single, it’s a lost radio transmission, a disconcerting telex from the…

I’ve got that sinking feeling: Flotation Toy Warning

Flotation Toy Warning – Everything That Is Difficult Will Come To An End It isn’t often we venture to the UK these days, for the once great nation is now a footnote in history, the former cultural monolith reduced to scavanging for scraps thrown from the great tables of Europe. Brexit took it’s toll, the…

Maud Geffray awakens alien affray

Maud Geffray – 1994 How late it was, how late and time slips through my hands like so many grains of sand etc. so let’s be brief mes amis – This is not new 🙂 – I thought it was, it’s actaully from 2015 – but hey , who cares – it’s fantastic, this is…

You won’t need Alka-Seltzer if you listen to Jørn Åleskjær

Jørn Åleskjær – Shouldn’t Have To Be Like That Jørn Åleskjær is half of (Swit favourite) The Loch Ness Mouse song writing brother duo. This is his beautiful cover of (Swit favourite) Norwegian 80s band Fra Lippo Lippi. Rather lovely isn’t it? It’s out now on Tune-J Music. The backing band sound strangely familiar…. we’ve…

Milkywhale’s tunes will never go stale

Milkywhale – Eclipse This is the closing track of Iceland’s Milkywhale’s self-titled album called Eclipse. It’s excellent. It’s still 20 odd degrees here and it’s 11 pm. Waaaahooooo Spotify 2017 Playlist